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CheckedListBox: DisplayMember not working?

Does the CheckedListBox support DisplayMember/ValueMember?

I have been trying to use these properties with the CheckedListBox and they
are not working. I see from Google that databinding is not supported on
this control. Ok, fine. I tried to work around this by using
DictionaryEntries, which still didn't work (see code below). Now I see in
VS Help that DM/VM are not even listed as properties of the CheckedListBox
(they are in VS intellisense, though. argh!).

My guess is what I am trying to do is not supported with the CheckedListBox.
But the CLB is the right visual presentation for what I want. Is there a
way to make the CheckedListBox work in a DM/VM fashion, or some other well-
functioning alternative to the CLB?

Thanks for any advice,
Protected Overridable Sub InitCheckedListBox(ByRef clb As
CheckedListBox, ByVal dv As DataView, ByVal DispColumn As String, ByVal
ValColumn As String)

Dim de As DictionaryEntry


clb.DisplayMember = "Key"
clb.ValueMember = "Value"

For Each drv As DataRowView In dv
de = New DictionaryEntry(drv(DispColumn), drv(ValColumn))

End Sub
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